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Green Freight Corridor-2

Green Freight Corridor-2:

Ministry of Shipping launched the maiden voyage under Green Freight Corridor-2 on June 30, 2021.

  • Green Freight Corridor-2 is a coastal shipping service.
  • Voyage was launched from Cochin port to Beypore and Azhikkal ports located in north Kerala.
  • First voyage service was launched in line with ministry’s plans to improve connectivity and synergies between major & non-major ports by promoting coastal trading.
  • This step is also aiming to
    • Create intermodal & sustainable customer solutions,
    • Improve use of waterways,
    • Cut road & rail traffic and
    • Cut logistical expenditures.